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Alan Burnett
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Lost and Found - Three Images
LOST AND FOUND A celebration of old photographs which have long been lost and forgotten, but have now been found and shared with the world. 1705001 : A YOUTH ON A HORSE : The strange thing about this print is that it appears to date from a period much later...

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1585 : Sculpture In A Bottle
The simplicity of the lines and of the colours of this scene in Denia make you want to stop and stare. You could bottle the scene up and present it as a piece of sculpture.

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Sepia Saturday 369 : 27 May 2017
Deacon McGuire, Philadelphia Quakers - New York Public Library Digital Collection Our Sepia Saturday theme image this week shows a man awaiting a delivery, on his guard, ready to strike out. All Sepians will recognise these emotions, they will know exactly ...

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1584 : Rich Colour And Dense Darkness
An archway in Denia, light and shade, heat and cool, rich colour and dense darkness.

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1583 : Lazing On A Sunday Afternoon
The problem with sitting in the sun all day on the Costa Blanca is that it is all a bit tiring. You read a page or two, have a glass of fizzy lager, lay back in the sun and .... yawn ... before you know where you are, you are fast asleep.

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Walking Backwards : Gardens, Teapots And Varicose Vein
It is possible to think of each old photograph as a step into history. If it is a photograph of unknown people in unknown places, it is, by definition, a step into the unknown with all the uncertainty and potential for excitement that implies. If it is a ph...

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A studio photograph of a young child with some building bricks.My guess would be that it was taken early in the twentieth century - just after the fashion for "studio cards" but before the onset of widespread home photography. I have no idea who the child is, but that doesn't matter.
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Sepia Saturday 368 : Who's A Lovely Boy Then?
You don't have to travel far, metaphorically speaking, to get from a snake on your lap to a parrot on your shoulder. Our theme image this week is the former and my contribution is a picture of Alexander at the zoo back in 1994. To me, 1994 is just like yest...

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Sepia Saturday 368 : 20 May 2017
Thank you Marilyn for reminding me to put the prompt up. Unfortunately I am just about to go out and I am away all day tomorrow! I will return and polish the prompt up before the weekend, but for the time being you will have to make do with the bare minimum.

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1582 : The Concrete Canvases Of Denia
Spain seems to lend itself to street graffiti such as this example on the side of a building in Denia. The buildings tend to have concrete canvas sides and there is a tradition of graffiti which is decorative rather than self-promotional. And for photograph...
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